“Unity through diversity” – Electric Picnic welcomes Electric Sideshow for sixth year running

first_img Rugby Community Pinterest Community Twitter Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR TAGSElectric Picnicelectric sideshowjerry fish Home Lifestyle Electric Picnic “Unity through diversity” – Electric Picnic welcomes Electric Sideshow for sixth… LifestyleElectric PicnicEntertainment By Sarah Cullen – 13th August 2018 Facebook Facebookcenter_img WhatsApp “Unity through diversity” – Electric Picnic welcomes Electric Sideshow for sixth year running Previous articlePortlaoise native Emma brings her one-woman show to her hometownNext articleREVEALED: After weeks of deliberation, here’s Laois’s 10 Hottest Men!!!! Sarah Cullenhttp://www.laoistoday.ieSarah Cullen is a Journalism and New Media graduate from the University of Limerick. A Portlaoise native, she is happiest when tweeting and talking about dogs. Charlie Flanagan on Electric Picnic: ‘I’d ask organisers to consult with community leaders’ WhatsApp Brought to you in association with Expert LaoisReturning for the sixth year celebrating “unity through diversity” Jerry Fish’s majestic, magnificent and at moments chilling Electric Sideshow delivers all manner of musical pleasures and awes.The unique area promises everything from circus, cabaret, burlesque and sideshow performers from the U.S., the U.K. and Ireland, to some of the hottest acts around. Including the fairest ringmaster of them all, Jerry Fish who is himself renowned for his extraordinary performances! Ten Laois based players named on Leinster rugby U-18 girls squad Five Laois monuments to receive almost €200,000 in government funding The Electric Sideshow wouldn’t be complete without its dandy concoction of carnival sideshow theatre, so expect unearthly performances from drag icon Veda (Queen of Ireland) Jelly Boy the Clown from Squidling bros.(US), pole-dancing extraordinaire and fire queen Terri Fierce, burlesque performers The Pony Girls, Sideshow Sweetheart Foxy P.Cox, The King of Cabaret Desmond O’Connor (UK) The Dirty Circus, Grim Squeaker’s Rogue Gallery and many more.Also introducing “Sideshow Disco” from midnight to 4am with Mother Club DJs, Get Down Edits, Eddie Kay, Colin Perkins, The Kilo 1977, Warriors of The Dystotheque and much moreThe Jerry Fish Electric Sideshow promises once again to be a highlight of this year’s Picnic, delivering three debauched days and nights of mind blowing, soul bending entertainment. Keep an eye out for some very special guests at this unique picnic stage.The lineup includes; Le Galaxie – The Frank and Walters – Mick Flannery – C.C. Brez – The Minutes – Loah – Engine Alley Jack O’Rourke – Murder Capital – Bitch Falcon – David Keenan – Warsaw Radio – Spellbound-Wood Burning Savages – Pontious Pilot and The Naildrivers – Ceili AllStars – Everything Shook Silverbacks – House of Yoga – The 2 Johnnies plus very special surprise guests.Jerry Fish is one of Ireland’s most enigmatic and entertaining performers to the point where the Electric Picnic have now afforded him his own stage. An indie legend and ringmaster of exceptional renown, Jerry Fish has evolved into a showman extraordinaire, capturing the hearts and minds of audiences all over with his now legendary live shows, a unique live theatrical experience that dissolves all boundaries between performer and audience.Be sure not to miss Jerry’s now legendary midnight picnic show and end of the world parties.SEE ALSO – A new Electric Picnic show that ‘will go beyond the limits of anything seen before’ Twitterlast_img read more